HomeDark Eldar WikiDark Eldar ResourcesNull CityRegisterLog in

Share
 

 Bloodofthefallens Project Log

Go down 
Go to page : 1, 2  Next
AuthorMessage
Bloodofthefallen2
Hellion
Bloodofthefallen2

Posts : 38
Join date : 2014-11-02
Location : Essex

Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitimeSun Nov 02 2014, 15:23

Hi guys and girls,

This is my first post on this forum, first off there are some great really inspiring Projects on this site and im hoping that logging my progress as i paint will help me to progress faster.

Just a quick first post witch is a WIP of my Archon  

Bloodofthefallens Project Log 10517205_10205286455347621_2203297536119780960_o

From the back. I really need help with the cloth sections as im not sure it suits the armour

Bloodofthefallens Project Log 1093803_10205286564510350_1469927329643958715_o

Any feed back would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks again guys
Back to top Go down
Ciirian
Sybarite
Ciirian

Posts : 461
Join date : 2011-06-06

Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Re: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitimeSun Nov 02 2014, 15:33

I think it looks alright. It certainly pops out and is painted very well.
Back to top Go down
Bloodofthefallen2
Hellion
Bloodofthefallen2

Posts : 38
Join date : 2014-11-02
Location : Essex

Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Re: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitimeSun Nov 02 2014, 15:37

Thank you, greatly appreciated. It might be because iv been staring at this model for hours now wile painting it lol
Back to top Go down
Bloodofthefallen2
Hellion
Bloodofthefallen2

Posts : 38
Join date : 2014-11-02
Location : Essex

Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Re: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitimeMon Nov 03 2014, 16:50

Cloak done!! very happy with the results
Bloodofthefallens Project Log 10515335_1516451558597388_338702475702032970_o
Back to top Go down
clively
Sybarite
clively

Posts : 297
Join date : 2013-03-19

Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Re: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitimeMon Nov 03 2014, 17:21

That looks really good. The blue just pops, while you have solid shading throughout. Good job.

_________________
Kabal of the Green Hair
Back to top Go down
Crazy_Irish
Sybarite
avatar

Posts : 494
Join date : 2011-05-28
Location : Huntsville, Al

Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Re: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitimeMon Nov 03 2014, 17:29

Wow, the cloak looks really good and the armour too!
Are you planning on doing something with the"runes" on his armour?

_________________
...What about a Bastion made out of Guardsmen as some form of sick sarcasm?...Or a Fortress of Redemption made out of Dark Angels - Sky Serpent
Back to top Go down
Bloodofthefallen2
Hellion
Bloodofthefallen2

Posts : 38
Join date : 2014-11-02
Location : Essex

Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Re: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitimeMon Nov 03 2014, 18:35

Cheers guys,

Crazy_Irish do you mean add glowing effects? if so not sure as yet as i think once all the parts come together it my be too much. But you have got me thinking lol

Back to top Go down
spellcheck2001
Le Maitre Macabre
spellcheck2001

Posts : 1325
Join date : 2013-03-28
Location : La La Land

Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Re: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitimeMon Nov 03 2014, 18:59

Yep this is really starting to look good. Great start to your log and I look forward to see how you progress Smile

_________________
clown  My DE project log  jocolor :- Harlequin Carnivale - La Danse Macabre

study  My Wargaming blog   cherry  :- Objective Secured
Back to top Go down
http://www.objectivesecured.blogspot.co.uk
Bloodofthefallen2
Hellion
Bloodofthefallen2

Posts : 38
Join date : 2014-11-02
Location : Essex

Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Re: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitimeMon Nov 03 2014, 21:22

Thanks spellcheck2001 should be more to show tomorrow :-)
Back to top Go down
Crazy_Irish
Sybarite
avatar

Posts : 494
Join date : 2011-05-28
Location : Huntsville, Al

Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Re: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitimeTue Nov 04 2014, 16:29

@Bloodofthefallen2 wrote:
Cheers guys,

Crazy_Irish do you mean add glowing effects? if so not sure as yet as i think once all the parts come together it my be too much. But you have got me thinking lol


Yes that is what I have thought about, even though my archon is less shiny then your so with yours it could look a bit to much. Looking forward to your updates ;-)

_________________
...What about a Bastion made out of Guardsmen as some form of sick sarcasm?...Or a Fortress of Redemption made out of Dark Angels - Sky Serpent
Back to top Go down
Bloodofthefallen2
Hellion
Bloodofthefallen2

Posts : 38
Join date : 2014-11-02
Location : Essex

Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Re: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitimeWed Nov 05 2014, 18:26

HAHA thats cool maybe on the next one :-)

Right not loads of progress but getting there, starting on the face tonight to will post some pics of that tomorrow, heres where im at though

Bloodofthefallens Project Log 10694187_10205308090808494_1764928978481157201_o

Bloodofthefallens Project Log 10535016_10205308091408509_4557007497123108257_o

Bloodofthefallens Project Log 1669651_10205308091808519_2526011714653911568_o

Iv also made a start on the base, I really didnt like the one it came with so made on to match in with what i will use with the hole army. I wanted city ruins

Bloodofthefallens Project Log 10380455_10205308092488536_2796505935467235875_o

going to calve some tiles into the floor just to add some more detail

Hope you guys like so far :-)
Back to top Go down
Gobsmakked
Rumour Scourge
Gobsmakked

Posts : 3274
Join date : 2011-05-14
Location : Vancouver, BC

Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Re: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitimeWed Nov 05 2014, 18:44


Luv your armour, Bloodofthefallen2, extremely well done! But that cloak - that is awesome, easily the best I have seen and something to aspire to.

Cheers.
Back to top Go down
Tengu
Wych
Tengu

Posts : 533
Join date : 2013-05-02
Location : The Quantum Realm

Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Re: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitimeWed Nov 05 2014, 19:11

The cloak looks like real leather. Im a leatherwoker and its perfect veg tan.
Back to top Go down
Bloodofthefallen2
Hellion
Bloodofthefallen2

Posts : 38
Join date : 2014-11-02
Location : Essex

Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Re: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitimeWed Nov 05 2014, 19:27

@Gobsmakked wrote:

Luv your armour, Bloodofthefallen2, extremely well done!  But that cloak - that is awesome, easily the best I have seen and something to aspire to.

Cheers.

Thank you for the kind words guys!!! its great to get feedback as it makes me want to get it finished :-)
Back to top Go down
Kinnay
Wych
Kinnay

Posts : 625
Join date : 2011-06-06
Location : Hamburg, Germany

Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Re: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitimeWed Nov 05 2014, 23:35

I love love love the cloak. Care to share how you did it and especially what colours you used? Smile

_________________
Visit my project log [last update: February 10th]:
The Ebon Fire
Back to top Go down
durahamter
Hellion
durahamter

Posts : 27
Join date : 2014-02-14

Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Re: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitimeWed Nov 05 2014, 23:41

Man I love the way you paint. Two thumbs up! I pretty much appreciate the color scheme. I’m kind of a blue, teal, aqua fan myself. Keep on with the good work.
Back to top Go down
Bloodofthefallen2
Hellion
Bloodofthefallen2

Posts : 38
Join date : 2014-11-02
Location : Essex

Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Re: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitimeThu Nov 06 2014, 16:52

@Kinnay wrote:
I love love love the cloak. Care to share how you did it and especially what colours you used? Smile

Thanks guys :-)

Its difficult with colours as When I do skin i always vary what colours i use to give more realism to an army. Even with the cloak I just used what felt right when I was painting it. here is what I think is used...

Kislev flesh Base coat
sections shaded with the base mix and mournfang brown 50/50 and others shaded with the base mix and Naggaroth night 50/50 then i final shade of the MB and NN with out the base colour
Then the highlights are the base coat 50/50 with screaming skull.

I first glazed my shades into the darkest areas, Glazing is taking a very diluted paint about 80% water to 20% paint and gradually building up the colour being sure to paint towards the area you wish to be darker. I then do the same with the highlights being sure to pull the paint towards the area I wish to be lightest. I'm sorry a cannot be more helpful colour wise as I think you need to vary depending on what your feeling.

Glazing is a great technique but It takes a long time to achieve. you have to be very patient. I lost count of how long the cloak took but Id say roughly 2 hours. Wet blending wound speed up the process but I find glazing to be more forgiving.

I hope this helps and that I haven't just confused everybody more lol
Back to top Go down
Bloodofthefallen2
Hellion
Bloodofthefallen2

Posts : 38
Join date : 2014-11-02
Location : Essex

Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Re: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitimeSat Nov 08 2014, 13:46

Face is done now just for the arms and base :-)

Bloodofthefallens Project Log 10533307_1517898351786042_4573810865448188531_o
Back to top Go down
Crazy_Irish
Sybarite
avatar

Posts : 494
Join date : 2011-05-28
Location : Huntsville, Al

Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Re: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitimeSat Nov 08 2014, 15:15

Well now that looks just awesome! I would like to get a closeup (+50%) of the head, just to see your great work in more detail.

Nice description of your painting, I'll have to try it out as it fits perfectly with my work speed ;-)

_________________
...What about a Bastion made out of Guardsmen as some form of sick sarcasm?...Or a Fortress of Redemption made out of Dark Angels - Sky Serpent
Back to top Go down
Kinnay
Wych
Kinnay

Posts : 625
Join date : 2011-06-06
Location : Hamburg, Germany

Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Re: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitimeSat Nov 08 2014, 15:15

Yeah, a tutorial for everything you paint would be nice - you're THAT good. Smile
What colours did you use for the face? Man, this is a gold mine of painting.

_________________
Visit my project log [last update: February 10th]:
The Ebon Fire
Back to top Go down
Bloodofthefallen2
Hellion
Bloodofthefallen2

Posts : 38
Join date : 2014-11-02
Location : Essex

Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Re: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitimeSat Nov 08 2014, 17:19

@Kinnay wrote:
Yeah, a tutorial for everything you paint would be nice - you're THAT good. Smile
What colours did you use for the face? Man, this is a gold mine of painting.

HAHA to be fair I used the same technique as above for 90% of this model so all you need to do is apply it to what you want to paint. And thank you for the kind words. The colours where Rakarth flesh, pallid wych flesh and screamer pink.

He's now finshed bar the base hopefully get some decent pics once he's based

Bloodofthefallens Project Log 10750417_1517963815112829_3521045650564241049_o

Bloodofthefallens Project Log 1518455_1517963811779496_8003547056175283631_o
Back to top Go down
Bloodofthefallen2
Hellion
Bloodofthefallen2

Posts : 38
Join date : 2014-11-02
Location : Essex

Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Re: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitimeSun Nov 09 2014, 17:31

Base just needs washing and then his all done

Bloodofthefallens Project Log 10697428_1518258331750044_3588314874218860284_o
Back to top Go down
Bloodofthefallen2
Hellion
Bloodofthefallen2

Posts : 38
Join date : 2014-11-02
Location : Essex

Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Re: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitimeSun Nov 09 2014, 18:02

And with model attached!!!!

Bloodofthefallens Project Log 10623894_1518263055082905_6543793982322937379_o

Bloodofthefallens Project Log 10003686_1518263431749534_8875869793012913247_o

very happy with how he's turned out may just ad some grass tufts to the base to finish :-)
Back to top Go down
Bloodofthefallen2
Hellion
Bloodofthefallen2

Posts : 38
Join date : 2014-11-02
Location : Essex

Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Re: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitimeSun Nov 09 2014, 22:18

Next on the block!!!

Bloodofthefallens Project Log 10669135_10205335067602897_5822849903859047218_o
Back to top Go down
Dragontree
Wych
Dragontree

Posts : 521
Join date : 2013-11-15
Location : Bristol

Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Re: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitimeSun Nov 09 2014, 22:37

The checker board base really ties it all together, stunning stuff!

_________________
Ave Dominus Nox - Brothers of Nostramo Night Lords Plog

@The_Burning_Eye wrote:
it's the Starsky and Hutch venom! but I'm kinda ok with that
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content




Bloodofthefallens Project Log Empty
PostSubject: Re: Bloodofthefallens Project Log   Bloodofthefallens Project Log I_icon_minitime

Back to top Go down
 
Bloodofthefallens Project Log
Back to top 
Page 1 of 2Go to page : 1, 2  Next

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
THE DARK CITY :: 

LOW COMMORRAGH - THE WORKSHOPS

 :: Project Logs
-
Jump to: